GeLu (ATCC® CCL-100)

Organism: Meriones unguiculatus, gerbil, Mongolian  /  Tissue: lung  / 

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Organism Meriones unguiculatus, gerbil, Mongolian
Tissue lung
Product Format frozen
Morphology fibroblast
Culture Properties adherent
Biosafety Level 1
Age 403 days
Gender female
Storage Conditions liquid nitrogen vapor phase
Clinical Data
female
Virus Resistance
poliovirus 1, 3
Complete Growth Medium The base medium for this cell line is ATCC-formulated Eagle's Minimum Essential Medium, Catalog No. 30-2003. To make the complete growth medium, add the following components to the base medium: fetal bovine serum to a final concentration of 10% This medium is formulated for use with a 5% CO2 in air atmosphere. ATCC tested fetal bovine serum is available as ATCC® Catalog No. 30-2020 (500 mL) and ATCC® Catalog No. 30-2021 (100 mL).
Subculturing
Remove medium, rinse cell sheet twice with 0.25% trypsin - 0.53 mM EDTA solution and remove. Place culture at room temperature until cells detach (approximately 10 to 20 minutes). Add fresh medium, aspirate and dispense into new flasks.
Subcultivation Ratio: A subcultivation ratio of 1:3 to 1:4 is recommended
Medium Renewal: 2 to 3 times per week
Cryopreservation
Culture medium, 95%; DMSO, 5%. Cell culture tested DMSO is available as ATCC Catalog No. 4-X.

Culture Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Air, 95%; Carbon dioxide (CO2), 5%
Name of Depositor ML Macy
References

. . TCA (Tissue Cult. Assoc.) Man. 3: 617-621, 1977.

Hay, R. J., Caputo, J. L., and Macy, M. L., Eds. (1992), ATCC Quality Control Methods for Cell Lines. 2nd edition, Published by ATCC.

Caputo, J. L., Biosafety procedures in cell culture. J. Tissue Culture Methods 11:223-227, 1988.

Fleming, D.O., Richardson, J. H., Tulis, J.J. and Vesley, D., (1995) Laboratory Safety: Principles and Practice. Second edition, ASM press, Washington, DC.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation
References

. . TCA (Tissue Cult. Assoc.) Man. 3: 617-621, 1977.

Hay, R. J., Caputo, J. L., and Macy, M. L., Eds. (1992), ATCC Quality Control Methods for Cell Lines. 2nd edition, Published by ATCC.

Caputo, J. L., Biosafety procedures in cell culture. J. Tissue Culture Methods 11:223-227, 1988.

Fleming, D.O., Richardson, J. H., Tulis, J.J. and Vesley, D., (1995) Laboratory Safety: Principles and Practice. Second edition, ASM press, Washington, DC.